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Marrow Seeds - Badger Cross F1
£1.79
Marrow Seeds - Badger Cross F1

Marrow Seeds - Badger Cross F1

Cucurbita Pepo

British bred for vigour and heavy crops, but with a compact growth habit, making it ideal for smaller gardens and grow bags. This excellent marrow produces delicious marrows with attractive light stripes. Resistant to Cucumber Mosaic virus, easy to harvest, and ideal for exhibition use. Bush variety. Maturing time from sowing approximately 16 weeks.

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Very high yielding!

British bred for vigour and heavy crops, but with a compact growth habit, making it ideal for smaller gardens and grow bags. This excellent marrow produces delicious marrows with attractive light stripes. Resistant to Cucumber Mosaic virus, easy to harvest, and ideal for exhibition use. Bush variety. Maturing time from sowing approximately 16 weeks.

Colour:Multi

Resistance to Disease:True

Seeds:True

Bulbs:False

Shrubs:False

Tree:False

Plants:False

Aftercare - Easy:True

Aftercare - Moderate:False

Aftercare - High:False

Scented:False

Cut Flower:False

Edible Flower:False

Organic:False

Good For Dried Flowers:False

Drought Resistant:False

RHS Award of Garden Merit:True

Vegetables recommended by the NIAB:False

Award Winners in Fleuroselect Trials:False

Likes Acidic Soil:False

Containers:True

Hanging Baskets:False

Beds & Borders:True

Rockeries:False

Climbers:False

Greenhouse, Glass House or Home:True

Prefers Full Sun:True

Grows in Sun or Partial Shade:False

Grows in Sun or Shade:False

Partial or Full Shade:False

Shade:False

F1 Variety:True

Hardy Annual:False

Half Hardy Annual:False

Greenhouse Annual:False

Hardy Biennial:False

Greenhouse Biennial:False

Hardy Perennial:False

Tender Perennial:False

Half Hardy Perennial:False

Greenhouse Perennial:False

Shrub:False

Butterflies:False

Birds:False

Bees:False

Sow seeds singly in 7.5cm (3") pots under glass in early April and plant outdoors in late May. Alternatively sow outdoors in late May or early June where the plants are to grow. To assist pollination remove the petals from a male flower and gently insert the core into a female flower. Use a different male flower for each pollination.

Very productive but smaller plants than the trailing types - ideal where space is limited.
HEALTH BENEFITS: High in vitamins A (For growth, healthy hair, skin, bones, teeth and eyes as well as resistance to respiratory infections), C (Anti-ageing, wound healing, decreasing blood cholesterol and prevention of infections. Assists the body in absorbing iron, and E (Antioxidant important for anti-ageing [particularly for skin]). COOKING HINT: Flowers can be a tasty additive to summer salads.

All Dobies products should reach you in perfect condition, just as they left us. If you are dissatisfied in any way with their condition on arrival, please let us know within 14 days. We are only liable for the cost of the goods as quoted on the website plus the cost of delivery if the goods are faulty.

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